V.22 No.49 | 12/5/2013

Idiot Box

Jason and the Anglophiles

“Atlantis” on BBC America

A shameless mashup of “Hercules: The Legendary Journeys” and “Game of Thrones” comes to the boob tube.
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The Daily Word 8.16.11 with an ancient Hercules statue, national rum day, Jim Thome's 600 home runs

The Daily Word

Shepard Fairey, the creator of the iconic Obama "Hope" poster, is beaten up in Copenhagen.

A marble statue of Hercules dating back to the second century is found in Israel.

This man loses his driving privileges for a year after being caught using two cell phones.

An hour of TV could shorten your life by 22 minutes.

Happy National Rum Day!

This Christian pro soccer team doesn't want to win, they just want your soul.

Jim Thome hits his 600th home run, becoming only the eighth player to do so.

"Breaking Bad" and "In Plan Sight" both call it quits after five seasons.

Here are the eight most baffling food mascots of all time.

The list of 12 celebrities who have killed people has a few shockers.

How to lucid dream in two easy steps.

Five steps for breaking in your ... FiveFinger shoes?